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A GERMAN GILTMETAL-MOUNTED CARVED IVORY LIDDED TANKARD**
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A GERMAN GILTMETAL-MOUNTED CARVED IVORY LIDDED TANKARD**

CIRCA 1880

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A GERMAN GILTMETAL-MOUNTED CARVED IVORY LIDDED TANKARD**
Circa 1880
The domed foliate repoussé lid surmounted by a figure of Jupiter and his eagle, the body carved with a continuous scene depicting the gathering of the harvest, with naked men, women and putti piling hay and fruit into an ox-drawn cart, on a spreading repoussé foot
18 7/8 in. (48 cm.) high
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Notice Regarding the Sale of Material from Endangered Species. Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
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